Aromatic Cocktail Bitters: Not Just For Martinis

If you haven’t already heard me geeking out about my new e-book, then brace yourself.  Over the last several months I have been experimenting with making my own cocktails at home, including figuring out recipes for various liqueurs, and even Irish Cream.  And the final result is my Natural Cocktails E-book!

Today I am sharing a recipe excerpt from Natural Cocktails.  I cannot tell you how much fun I have had researching, reading, shaking cocktails, and playing with recipes for this book!  But the most fun of all?  Making my own cocktail bitters.

Cocktail bitters are added to a drink in dashes or drops, to enliven the flavor and deepen the overall taste of the cocktail.  Aromatic Bitters are the most common kind of bitters, the standard used most often in cocktail recipes, especially in classic cocktails.  [Read more…]